A randomized controlled trial of the fascia suture technique compared with a suture-mediated closure device for femoral arterial closure after endovascular aortic repair. Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 2015; 49:166-173.

Published: 20th May 2015

Authors: Larzon T, Roos H, Gruber G, Henrikson O, Magnuson A, Falkenberg M et al. et al.


Fascial closure was compared with a commercial device: Prostar. Fascial closure was quicker (12.4 min versus 19.9 min; P<0.001). Median cost difference was 800 euros.

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